Economic Contribution of BC Chicken

The BC chicken industry is a significant to the BC economy, contributing:
  • $359.6 million in farm cash receipts
  • 12,625 total jobs
  • $979 million to Canada`s GDP
  • $319.7 million in taxes

Together with dairy and other poultry sectors in BC, supply managed agriculture industries in BC contribute $2.814 Million to GDP, 31.579 jobs and $666 Million in taxes. 

The full report is now available here:  2018 Update:  The Economic Impact of British Columbia’s Dairy, Egg and Poultry Industries.